Official Master's Degree in Political Science
Master descriptionThe master's degree in Political Science comprises 60 ECTS credits to be taken in two terms (30+30) over one academic year. Of these 60 ECTS, 40 correspond to a compulsory module, 10 to optional modules and 10 to the Master Thesis.
During the first semester, students will enrol in three compulsory 10 ECTS credit modules ("Democracy and Citizenship", "Public Policy Analysis and Management" and "Introduction to Research").
In the second semester, students will enrol in one compulsory 10 ECTS credits module, "Research Techniques"; in the "Master Thesis" module worth 10 ECTS credits and in one of the optional 10 ECTS credits modules "Spanish and Catalan Politics" , "Socio-Political Marketing" or "Migration Policies, Integration, and Management of Religious Diversity").
The Master's Degree Committee may exceptionally permit students to enrol in the optional module of "European Integration: Theory and Political Process" during their first semester.
Course begins on28/09/2020
Study plan structure
|Democracy and Citizenship||10||OB|
|Introduction to Research||10||OB|
|Public Policy Analysis and Management||10||OB|
|Migration Policies, Integration, and Management of Religious Diversity||10||OT*|
|Spanish and Catalan Politics||10||OT*|
|European Integration: Theory and Political Process||10||OT**|
** Optional, to take exceptionally after authorization by the Commission of the Master